Posts Tagged ‘festival’

Premier Hula Festival

The next Merrie Monarch festival is scheduled for April 8-14, 2012 in Hilo on the Big Island of Hawaii. The week-long event features a hula competition, arts & crafts fair and a grand parade in downtown Hilo. Our home is a short 5 minutes away! The festival honors the legacy of King David Kalakaua (reigned [...]

Kamehameha Festival, June 11, 2011

June 11th seems to be the day for cultural experiences. Not only can you watch the O-Bon festival in Honomu that day, but you can also go to the Kamehameha festival in Hil0 in celebration of King Kamehameha. The festival is free (always nice). It is part of a larger celebration of King Kamehameha day. [...]